There are 4 ways to get from Paris to Ashford by train, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$65 - $200

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Canterbury Ouibus

$33 - $43

2 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$257 - $284

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$69 - $99

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Ashford is to night bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Ashford is to train which costs 55€ - 170€ and takes 1 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Ashford, Park Street (Charter House) via Canterbury, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Ashford(Kent) Int.. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Paris and Ashford is 276 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Ashford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 55€ - 170€.

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The train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. takes 1 h 54 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Paris to Ashford bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Ashford.
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  • Distance: 172.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Ashford, England?

Eurostar operates a train from Paris to Ashford 3 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $200 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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